Thursday December 31st 8:30pm – 30 minutes

  • Writer – Ella Greenhill
  • Director – Duncan Foster

ADAM AND SARAH TOAST A NEW YEAR TOGETHER Sarah returns to the corner shop flat, dressed to the nines and carrying a bottle of wine. She suggests to Adam they see in the New Year together and Adam’s touched. As Sarah opens the wine, Adam watches her lovingly and suggests that they should start again with a clean slate. Sarah smiles seductively. Meanwhile a clearly upset Kelly confronts Gary and demands that he tell her what he’s done to her Dad. 

UNDERWORLD TURNS DOWN RAY IN THE NICK OF TIME Debbie quizzes Ray, wondering why Gary changed his mind about selling the factory. Ray’s evasive. Ray and Debbie offer Nick alternative premises for Underworld on half the rent. Nick’s torn what will he do? Sam calls at No8 with a birthday present for Nick. 

TIM FEELS BAD FOR TOYING WITH HIS PAST Having discovered that Bernie bought the toys, Tim buys the whole lot back for £30. Elaine’s pleased to see that Tim has managed to get his toys back and suggests he sells the vintage car and donates the proceeds to Oliver’s charity.  

PAUL RETURNS HOME Paul confirms that he’s been charged with criminal damage and assault. Billy’s deeply concerned whilst Todd relishes the news. When Billy and Paul announce that they’ve cleared the air and realise they need to spend more time together, Summer’s heart melts whilst Todd quietly seethes. 

ELSEWHERE Daniel is taken aback to discover Peter has discharged himself from hospital.


  • Andrew Whyment as Kirk Sutherland
  • Ben Price as Nick Tilsley
  • Chris Gascoyne as Peter Barlow
  • Colson Smith as Craig Tinker
  • Daniel Brocklebank as Billy Mayhew
  • Ellie Leach as Faye Windass
  • Gareth Pierce as Todd Grimshaw
  • Harriet Bibby as Summer Spellman
  • James Quinn as DS Willets
  • Jane Hazelgrove as Bernie Winter
  • Joe Duttine as Tim Metcalfe
  • Jude Riordan as Sam Blakeman
  • Lynette Campbell as Nurse
  • Mark Frost as Ray Crosby
  • Mikey North as Gary Windass
  • Millie Gibson as Kelly Neelan
  • Paula Wilcox as Elaine Jones
  • Peter Ash as Paul Foreman
  • Rob Mallard as Daniel Osbourne
  • Samia Longchambon as Maria Connor
  • Samuel Robertson as Adam Barlow
  • Sue Devaney as Debbie Webster
  • Tina O’Brien as Sarah Barlow